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College Essay Workshop (for Class of 2020)

2019 College Essay Workshop

Mr. Petersen’s

 College Essay Workshop


Mr. Petersen is hosting SJCP’s annual “College Essay Workshop” at Saint John’s Catholic Prep on:


Friday, August 23, 10:00 – 11:30 am

Tuesday, August 27, 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Thursday, August 29, 1:30 – 2:30 pm


All Rising Seniors (Class of 2020) Welcome!

The cost is $30.00 for SJCP students and $50.00 for all other students.   The registration deadline is June 13, 2019.  Register by emailing Mrs. Anders, college counselor, at    Checks should be payable to SJCP and can be brought to the first day of the workshop.

Students should attend all three sessions.

Come get your main college essay done over the course of 3-days!

Mr. Petersen is English Department Chair and teaches English 11, Honors English 11 and AP Language and Composition at SJCP. He was voted most inspirational teacher by the Class of 2018.  Mr. Petersen holds a BA in History and Music from Gettysburg College and a M.A. in English Literature from George Mason University.